Montclair, NJ – The Montclair Public Library’s popular art and photography series continues with an exhibit by the Montclair Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.celebrating Women’s History Month. During the month of March this exhibit will be on display in the gallery and the first floor glass case of the Main Library, 50 South Fullerton Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042.
The Montclair Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated was chartered on May 6, 1962. Since its inception, the Montclair Alumnae Chapter has remained dedicated to impacting the Essex County community by providing scholarships, public service, and social action.
March is Women’s History Month–a celebration of women’s contributions to history, culture, and society. In celebration of Women’s History Month, the Montclair Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. has a commemorative exhibit of artifacts at the Montclair Public Library.
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. was founded in 1913 on the campus of Howard University. The Sorority’s goals were to promote academic excellence; provide scholarships; support the underserved; educate and stimulate participation in establishing positive public policy; and highlight issues and solve problems in their communities. Today Delta Sigma Theta Sorority has over 300,000 initiated members and more than 1,000 chapters.
The Sorority uses its Five-Point Programmatic Thrust of economic development, educational development, international awareness and involvement, physical and mental health, and political awareness and involvement to create its national and local programs.
The Library welcomes inquiries from local artists and arts organizations regarding use of the exhibit space. For further information, please contact the Montclair Public Library (973) 744-0500 ext. 2221.